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MFSA2011-28 Firefox: Non-whitelisted site can trigger xpinstall (CVE-2011-2370)

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MFSA2011-28 Firefox: Non-whitelisted site can trigger xpinstall (CVE-2011-2370)

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/30/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/14/2012
Modified
05/10/2013

Description

Mozilla Firefox before 5.0 does not properly enforce the whitelist for the xpinstall functionality, which allows remote attackers to trigger an installation dialog for a (1) add-on or (2) theme via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • mozilla-firefox-upgrade-5_0

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